How do I get on the County's bid list?
The County maintains its bid list through BuyNet. Suppliers who wish to be notified of solicitations can register on this
site and select commodities for which they wish to receive notifications. Click on the Home link in the menu bar to begin registration.
What is BuyNet?
BuyNet is an interactive web site for suppliers interested in doing business with the County of San Diego. BuyNet allows you to register, view solicitations, receive notifications of new solicitations that may be of interest to you, download solicitation attachments, respond to Request for Quotation (RFQ) solicitations, and view award notices.
What functionality is included in BuyNet?
On-line supplier registration and commodity profiling
Commodity based notifications of new solicitation and changes to solicitations
Email notifications confirming BuyNet transactions
Downloadable solicitation documents
On-line entry of responses to RFQs
Posting of Notice of Intent to Award
Posting and notification of Awards.
What email notifications are sent by BuyNet?
Confirmation of supplier registration and changes to registration and password
Notification of new solicitations and changes based on commodity profile,
response history, and attachment download history.
Confirmation of RFQ responses and changes to responses
Notification of RFQ Awards to responding suppliers
Password retrieval upon online request
Confirmation of help requests
Notice: These notifications are a convenience only, and suppliers are
cautioned to check the site for the most up to date information.
What happens when I turn off email notifications?
You will no longer receive email notifications based upon your commodity profile. You will still receive emails based upon your BuyNet transactions.
Why do I have to be registered to download an attachment?
BuyNet sends notifications of changes to solicitations, including changes to attachments. The only way to accurately determine who should receive these notifications is to require you to be registered before downloading. If you do not wish to register, you may pick up the information at our office click here for map or contact the buyer directly.